Hakedal in 2008
|Full name||Nila Ann Håkedal|
|Born||13 June 1979 (1979-06-13) (age 39)
|Height||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
Håkedal was born and raised in the city of Kristiansand, and lived there until she was 20 years old. She started playing volleyball for Hånes VBK when she was 13, and continued in the club until she moved to Oslo during the autumn of 1999 to play for Koll volleyball club, and to study language.
She started playing beach volleyball during the summer of 1995, and between 1995 and 2001 she played with Lise Roald Hansen as partner.
- Ingrid og Nila – Site of Ingrid Tørlen and Nila Håkedal (in Norwegian)